Alma M. (Houck) Fobes

July 17, 1929 ~ April 27, 2022 (age 92)


Alma M. Fobes, 92, of Sharpsville passed away peacefully on April 27th, 2022 in UPMC Hospital Farrell, PA.

Alma was born July 17th, 1929 to Ethel (Furrow) and Aubrey Houck in Beckley, WV. On September 27th, 1947 she married her husband Eugene W. Fobes who passed away March 20th, 2019. She worked most of her life as a waitress in numerous restaurants from Washington D.C. to Mercer County.

She was a member of the South Pymatuning Community Church. Alma loved cooking and spending time with her family. In her younger years she enjoyed square dancing, which is where she met her husband Eugene.

Alma is survived by her children, Sandra (Tom) Stotler of Berkley Springs, WV, Clyde (Kathy) Fobes of Susquehanna Depot, PA, Ethel Zahniser of Hermitage, PA, and Ernie (Leisa) Fobes of Shenango Township, PA. She is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Eugene W. Fobes, son, Charles (Kathleen) Fobes, and son in law, Delmont Zahniser.

Friends may call Tuesday May 3, 2022 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in the Sherman Funeral Home, 2201 Highland Rd, Hermitage

Funeral services will be held Tuesday May 3, 2022 at 12:00 pm in the Sherman Funeral Home with Pastor Dave Searle officiating.

Burial will take place at Hillcrest Cemetery

Arrangements entrusted to the SHERMAN Funeral Home & Crematory LLC

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May 3, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Stephen J Sherman Funeral Home
2201 Highland Road
Hermitage, PA 16148

Funeral Service
May 3, 2022

12:00 PM
Stephen J Sherman Funeral Home
2201 Highland Road
Hermitage, PA 16148

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